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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "This Ball's a Riot" - 59/93.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "This Ball's a Riot" 59/93.

    Some material not used in newsreel story.

    Lord Tavener's charity ball at Grosvenor House, London. C/U of ball programme. Various shots of Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) entering and meeting people. Various shots Duke buying tombola ticket, he then looks at display of prizes which include bicycle, bottles of alcohol, luggage, teddies and food. M/S film star Kenneth More dancing. M/S band leader Joe Loss and t.v. personality Bernard Braden. C/U film star Jack Hawkins clowning about. M/S Freddie Mills, former boxer, clowning about. Various L/Ss dancing in ballroom. Various shots comedy go-cart race and silly bicycle race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1703.18
    Media URN:
    52912
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:58:00 / 01:24:57:00
    Canister:
    59/93 D (Selected Originals)

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